Luz is an enterprising woman of 48 years of age. She is a single mother to a 13-year-old son. Her business is a grocery store located in her community, which she has had for seven years. She will invest the loan she has requested in purchasing firewood and coal, in addition to 100-pound containers of rice, beans, sugar, boxes of soap, diapers, snacks, beef, chicken, salt, bread, sweet bread, eggs, Maggi soup, popular medications, dairy products, etc.
Luz es una mujer emprendedora de 48 años de edad, madre soltera con un hijo de 13 años. Su negocio es una pulpería que tiene desde hace 7 años en su comunidad. El crédito solicitado lo invertirá en la compra de fletes de leña, carbón y la compra por quintal de arroz, frijoles, azúcar, cajas de jabón, pampers, chiverías,carne de res, carne de pollo, sal, pan simple, pan dulce, huevos, sopa maggi, medicamentos populares, productos lacteos etc.
Located in Central America, ADIM is a small microfinance institution with a strong social focus. In the saturated microfinance market of Nicaragua, ADIM stands out for its emphasis on the holistic development of women as well as its provision of responsible financial services. Founded in 1989 by a small group of Nicaraguan women, this institution has remained true to its initial goal of providing its clients (90% of which are women) with an opportunity for economic growth, in addition to personal and professional empowerment. Supporting an ADIM borrower means contributing not only to the continued offering of the socially conscious services it provides, but also to the sustainable growth of a truly unique microfinance institution.
A loan of $1,225 helped Luz Benigna to purchase firewood and coal, in addition to staples, such as rice, beans, sugar, boxes of soap, diapers, snacks, beef, chicken, salt, sweet bread, bread, eggs, Maggi soup, popular medications, and dairy products.